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Mystery surrounds Qld teen's disappearance
Northwestern Queensland teen Kyle Coleman vanished last month and police have no clues as to what has happened to him.
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NBN Co and Coriant Successfully Trial Terabit Super-channel in SE Queensland, Australia
NBN Co and Coriant today announced the successful completion of a one Terabit per second super-channel transmission trial over a 1,066 km fibre optic ring in South East Queensland, Australia using Coriant's innovative FlexiGrid technology on NBNCo's Transit Network.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Daniel Morcombe murder: Jury retires to consider verdicts
The jury in the murder trial of the man accused of killing Queensland teenager Daniel Morcombe has retired to consider its verdicts.
NBN transit network hits terabit speeds in Toowoomba trial
A trial conducted earlier this month by NBN Co and optical transmission equipment supplier Coriant reached speeds of 1 terabit per second over a 1066 kilometre loop of fibre in Toowoomba, Queensland.
Volunteer, 87, told he's too old to help
Cardwell local Archie Dunn, 87, has been told he is to old to volunteer at the Cardwell Bush Telegraph Museum.
Science, Industry and Business
NASA Saw Some Power in Tropical Cyclone Gillian Before Making Landfall
NASA's TRMM satellite saw some towering thunderstorms in Tropical Cyclone Gillian before it made landfall over the Western Cape York Peninsula of Queensland, Australia.
Queensland's dirt `highway' goes posh
IT'S the end of the road in Queensland. Boulia, in the central west, is where the bitumen runs out on the 4600km Outback Way from Cairns to Perth.
Australian Man Grabs A Beer After Deadly Snake Bite Before Being Rushed to the Hospital
What do you do when you've been bitten by one of the deadliest snakes in the world? Crack open a beer, of course.
Record cattle sales in southern Queensland
Record cattle numbers are moving through southern Queensland saleyards this week as the continuing dry weather forces graziers to off-load stock.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Australia's longest stick insect
Museum Victoria live exhibits keeper Maik Fiedel with "Lady Gaga-ntuan", a half a metre long stick insect rediscovered in rainforest near Cairns Scientists from the Museum of Victoria have rediscovered Australia's longest stick insect near Cairns, during an expedition into the rainforest in January.
Terror group claims jet attack
China urged Malaysia to step up the search for a Malaysia Airlines jetliner that went missing with 239 people on board and says it has sent security agents two help with an investigation into the misuse of passports.Sarah Toms reports.
Closing submissions begin in Morcombe case
The trial of the man accused of murdering Queensland schoolboy Daniel Morcombe is expected to draw to a close this week.
Science, Industry and Business
NASA Satellites See Double Tropical Trouble for Queensland, Australia
There are two developing areas of tropical low pressure that lie east and west of Queensland, Australia.
Queensland, Australia has Officially Entered Worst Drought in Recorded History
On Friday, officials announced that the Australian state of Queensland was in the midst of the most widespread drought on written record, with over 80% of its territory desperate for water.
US lawyer faces jail for abusing Aust boy
High-profile Florida lawyer John Rex Powell has agreed to serve at least 20 years' jail in the US for his involvement in a global pedophile ring that had a young Australian boy as its prized sex object.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Lorde Announces Australia Tour
The teenage New Zealand-born star's itinerary reveals dates in six cities, starting April 24 in Melbourne, showed by shows in Adelaide , Perth , Sydney , Newcastle and Brisbane .
Man's perfect Aussie reaction to snake attack
HE WAS nipped on the finger by a deadly eastern brown snake. But what this Queensland man did next might be the most Australian reaction ever.
UN Officials Speak Out On Climate Change As Australian Drought Deepens
Speaking ahead of next month's IPCC publication on the effects of climate change on the world's food supplies, human health, cities and rural areas, Rajendra Pachauri, the head of the UN's climate science panel told the Guardian that the extreme weather seen around the globe this winter is only going to get worse.